OMRF’s findings could lead to new strategies to combat age-related muscle loss.
Arthritis is the leading cause of disability in adults in the U.S. Understandably, this has led to much concern about the future of arthritis treatment.
The grant will help OMRF recruit a pair of new scientists to its aging research program.
OMRF scientist Scott Plafker has received a four-year grant from the NIH to study whether a natural compound can help prevent a common eye disease.